The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 43 52
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9  
Permanent jobs citing CCNP 5 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.87% 1.77% 1.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.26% 7.41% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Median salary - £48,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.36%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

CCNP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Luton
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 54 81 76
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 20.15% 23.89% 19.79%
Number of salaries quoted 30 60 64
Median salary £42,250 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.50% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £28,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton citing CCNP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Luton

CCNP
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCNP in Luton.

Salary trend for CCNP in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Luton region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (95.24%) Cisco
2 20 (95.24%) VoIP
2 20 (95.24%) Wireless
3 18 (85.71%) CCIE
3 18 (85.71%) ITIL
3 18 (85.71%) VPN
4 17 (80.95%) DNS
4 17 (80.95%) IPv4
4 17 (80.95%) WAN
4 17 (80.95%) DHCP
4 17 (80.95%) FTP
4 17 (80.95%) TCP/IP
4 17 (80.95%) LAN
4 17 (80.95%) VLAN
4 17 (80.95%) Problem Management
4 17 (80.95%) SolarWinds
4 17 (80.95%) Network Management
4 17 (80.95%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (28.57%) Firewall
6 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
7 5 (23.81%) F5
8 3 (14.29%) Banking
8 3 (14.29%) Juniper
9 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
9 2 (9.52%) H.323
9 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
9 2 (9.52%) ISDN
9 2 (9.52%) WLAN

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) VoIP
1 20 (95.24%) Wireless
2 18 (85.71%) VPN
3 17 (80.95%) Cisco Nexus
3 17 (80.95%) DHCP
3 17 (80.95%) DNS
3 17 (80.95%) FTP
3 17 (80.95%) IPv4
3 17 (80.95%) LAN
3 17 (80.95%) TCP/IP
3 17 (80.95%) VLAN
3 17 (80.95%) WAN
4 6 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (9.52%) DMVPN
5 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
5 2 (9.52%) H.323
5 2 (9.52%) IPsec
5 2 (9.52%) ISDN
5 2 (9.52%) WLAN
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security
General
1 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Network Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Network Operations Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Operations Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Network Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Telephony Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco Support
4 3 (14.29%) Network Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Network Support
4 3 (14.29%) Network Support Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Support Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) ITIL
2 17 (80.95%) Network Management
2 17 (80.95%) Problem Management
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
4 1 (4.76%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (85.71%) CCIE
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Cisco
2 17 (80.95%) SolarWinds
3 5 (23.81%) F5
4 3 (14.29%) Juniper
5 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.52%) Mitel
5 2 (9.52%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat